Punjabi film actor Rana Jung Bahadur was arrested for allegedly making “offensive” remarks about Lord Balmiki in a TV show.
Punjabi film actor Rana Jung Bahadur was arrested on Wednesday, a day after a Jalandhar court rejected his anticipatory bail plea, for making “offensive” remarks about Bhagwan Balmiki in a TV show.
The remarks led to protests in Jalandhar, with members of the Balmiki community also calling for a bandh on July 11 if the police failed to arrest the actor.
Jalandhar Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) Jaskiranjit Singh Teja said Rana was arrested under Section 295 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) for hurting religious sentiments and relevant sections for Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Castes. Tribal (Prevention of Atrocities) Act.
GRP has arrested a team of four women who were cheating and robbing train passengers
Mumbai: Four women in their 20s, who were part of a notorious gang that robbed long-distance railway passengers, were arrested by the State Railway Police Crime Branch on Wednesday. The modus operandi of these women is to pretend that they are traveling alone and need help. Women from Aurangabad visit Mumbai periodically and board long-distance trains from Dadar or Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus, police officials said.
The SIT formed to probe Sanjay Rawat’s allegations against ED officials has been disbanded
A week after the regime change in Mumbai Maharashtra, the Mumbai police have already decided to disband the special investigation team formed to probe Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut’s allegations that some Enforcement Directorate officials collected money from builders in the city through a south Mumbai businessman.
Punjab Cabinet approves 600 units of free electricity policy
The Punjab Cabinet chaired by Bhagwant Mann on Wednesday gave final approval to the policy governing the decision to provide 600 units of free electricity per billing cycle to every household in the state with effect from July 1, 2022. According to the decision, Scheduled Caste, Non-BPL and Backward Class domestic consumers who are eligible for 400 free units (per billing cycle) will now get a subsidy of 600 units.
Punjab CM Bhagwant Mann will get married in Chandigarh tomorrow
Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann (48) will get married in a private ceremony in Chandigarh on Thursday. “Man saab will be tying the knot with Dr Gurpreet Kaur who belongs to Pehowa of Kurukshetra. It will be a private and simple ceremony, said the chief spokesperson of Aam Aadmi Party’s Punjab unit. This is Mann’s second marriage after his separation from his first wife Inderpreet Kaur in 2015.
Landslide near Pratapagad Fort after heavy rains; No loss of life
After heavy rains continued for the third consecutive day in parts of western Maharashtra, a landslide occurred on the road leading to Pratapagad fort in western Maharashtra’s Satara district on Wednesday. Sanjay Sonavane, Executive Engineer of the Public Works Department, said that the incident took place in the wee hours of the morning on the main road (No. 17) leading to Pratapagad, which is about 140 km from Pune and 200 km from Mumbai.